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COVID pandemic triggered spike in antidepressant use among young females, study finds

COVID pandemic triggered spike in antidepressant use among young females, study finds

Young people turned to antidepressants in greater numbers during and after the COVID-19 pandemic, new research has shown. Use of ...
Cases of norovirus or stomach flu climb steadily across US: 'This is the season for it'

Cases of norovirus or stomach flu climb steadily across US: ‘This is the season for it’

Cases of norovirus, also known as the stomach flu, are rising across the country. Specifically, in the northeastern U.S., positivity ...
Alabama providers suspend IVF treatments after state court’s ruling as fertility experts weigh in

Alabama providers suspend IVF treatments after state court’s ruling as fertility experts weigh in

A decision from the Alabama Supreme Court has led to a halt in IVF services at some locations and a ...
Women get more benefit from exercise than men, study finds: ‘More to gain’

Women get more benefit from exercise than men, study finds: ‘More to gain’

When it comes to reaping the rewards of exercise, women may have a leg up. A new study published in ...
Student and teacher share heart surgery scars, plus vaccine risks, plague fears and more

Student and teacher share heart surgery scars, plus vaccine risks, plague fears and more

‘HEART TWINS’ – Kennedy Vogt, 6, was placed in Carlene Honor’s kindergarten classroom for a very special reason: They have ...
‘Gas station heroin’ is growing threat in New Jersey, health officials warn: ‘Dangerous and addictive’

‘Gas station heroin’ is growing threat in New Jersey, health officials warn: ‘Dangerous and addictive’

A dangerous drug is causing a spike of illnesses in New Jersey, health officials warn — and in many cases, ...
Florida elementary school confirms 6th case of measles amid outbreak

Florida elementary school confirms 6th case of measles amid outbreak

A school district in Florida has recorded its sixth case of measles, amid what health officials are calling an outbreak ...
New York woman reports improved mental health after undergoing brain electrode therapy

New York woman reports improved mental health after undergoing brain electrode therapy

Emily Hollenbeck lived with a recurring depression she likened to a black hole, where gravity felt so strong and her ...
FDA approves allergy drug to lessen severity of reactions to peanuts, dairy, other foods

FDA approves allergy drug to lessen severity of reactions to peanuts, dairy, other foods

Food allergy sufferers have a new weapon in their fight against severe symptoms. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...
FDA approves allergy drug to lessen severity of reactions to peanuts, dairy, other foods

FDA approves allergy drug to lessen severity of reactions to peanuts, dairy, other foods

Food allergy sufferers have a new weapon in their fight against severe symptoms. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...
Measles virus continues to spread as WHO says more than half the world has high risk of contracting the virus

Measles virus continues to spread as WHO says more than half the world has high risk of contracting the virus

More than half the world’s countries will be at high or very high risk of measles outbreaks by the end ...
Heart health risk factors for women over age 50: 'Don't ignore new symptoms,' experts warn

Heart health risk factors for women over age 50: ‘Don’t ignore new symptoms,’ experts warn

February is American Heart Month — a good time to know what’s at stake in terms of your cardiovascular health ...
Ask a doc: ‘Why are my ears ringing, and should I see a doctor?’

Ask a doc: ‘Why are my ears ringing, and should I see a doctor?’

Anyone who has experienced a persistent ringing, buzzing or whooshing sound in their ears knows how annoying it can be ...
Dementia among younger people is linked to 15 factors, major study reveals

Dementia among younger people is linked to 15 factors, major study reveals

Early-onset dementia has been on the rise in recent years — and a major new study has identified the likely ...